Steering group

A Steering Group was established in November 2017 to develop, implement and oversee pilots of Basic Income in Scotland.

It is an officer group, with representation from City of Edinburgh Council, Fife Council, Glasgow City Council, North Ayrshire Council, and NHS Health Scotland.

The main aim of the group is to explore the feasibility of a Basic Income in reducing poverty in Scotland in collaboration with the Scottish Government and other stakeholders. The results of the pilots will be used to inform national social and economic policy.

The Steering Group will:

For more information about exploring the feasibility of basic income in Scotland contact: